FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Universal Insurance coverage Holdings, Inc. /estimates/zigman/1477720/delayed/quotes/nls/uve UVE +.54% announced these days that its subsidiary, Universal Property & Casualty Insurance Company (UPCIC), has applied to expand into Pennsylvania, in-line with the Company’;s strategy to increase its geographic diversification.
UPCIC has submitted an application to the regulatory entity in Pennsylvania, and has received confirmation of its receipt. The Firm seems forward to doing work with the state regulators throughout the assessment approach.
UPCIC is 1 of the top writers of house owners insurance in Florida and a entirely licensed operator in North Carolina, South Carolina, Hawaii, Georgia, Massachusetts and Maryland. As announced in January 2014, the Firm has further applications pending in Indiana, Minnesota and Delaware.
About Universal Insurance coverage Holdings, Inc. Universal Insurance coverage Holdings, Inc., with its wholly-owned subsidiaries, is a vertically integrated insurance coverage holding organization performing all factors of insurance coverage underwriting, distribution and claims. Universal Property & Casualty Insurance coverage Business (UPCIC), a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Business, is one of the major writers of homeowners insurance in Florida and is now fully licensed and has commenced its operations in North Carolina, South Carolina, Hawaii, Georgia, Massachusetts and Maryland. American Platinum Residence and Casualty Insurance coverage Organization, also a wholly-owned subsidiary, at present writes property owners multi-peril insurance coverage on Florida properties valued in excess of $ one million, which are limits and coverages at present not targeted through its affiliate UPCIC. For extra details on the Firm, please check out our investor relations internet site at www.universalinsuranceholdings.com .
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Investor Contact: Andy Brimmer / Steve Frankel / Mahmoud Siddig
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